England tour of India, 2005/06 / Commentary

England in India Test Series - 2nd Test

India v England

India won by 9 wickets

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100  | Overs 101-150

91.5

Patel to Plunkett, no run, yorker first up, plunkett digs it out well

91.6

Patel to Plunkett, no run, good line and length, Plunkett beaten outside the off stump, end of a successful over

England 283/6   LE Plunkett 0* (2b)

92.3

Pathan to Plunkett, no run, leg side delivery, Plunkett plays but misses

92.4

Pathan to Plunkett, no run, good line and length outside the off stump, this one came back in a touch, Plunkett pokes at it tentatively and gets beaten by a long way

92.5

Pathan to Plunkett, no run, down the leg side, Plunkett plays and misses, fielded by Dhoni

92.6

Pathan to Plunkett, no run, way down the leg side, Pathan struggling a bit here

England 284/6   LE Plunkett 0* (6b)

94.1

Pathan to Plunkett, no run, fuller length delivery outside the off stump, driven down to mid-off, fielder moves across quickly and cuts off the single

94.2

Pathan to Plunkett, no run, full on the stumps, again swinging in, Plunkett gets behind the line and plays it away towards midwicket

94.3

Pathan to Plunkett, no run, good length delivery, hint of in swing and drifting down the leg side, Plunkett gets hit on the pad, loud appeal for lbw turned down

94.4

Pathan to Plunkett, no run, another good delivery on the middle and leg stump line, Plunkett is once again beaten by the late movement, another loud appeal for lbw turned down, again missing leg - fair decision

94.5

Pathan to Plunkett, no run, another line and length delivery, watchfully played away on the leg side

94.6

Pathan to Plunkett, no run, good length delivery on the middle and off stump line, again shaping back in, Plunkett gets a good stride forward and defends, bat and pad held together

England 288/6   LE Plunkett 0* (12b)

95.6

Patel to Plunkett, no run, good length delivery, coming in with the angle, Plunkett gets behind the line and watchfully defends it away towards short cover

England 289/6   LE Plunkett 0* (13b)

97.1

Patel to Plunkett, OUT, Patel strikes again! short and drifting down the leg side, Plunkett has a loose dab at it, looking to turn it away fine, ball goes through to the keeper and the appeal is upheld, not sure if he got a touch on it but the umpire was convinced, probably bit of glove involved

LE Plunkett c †Dhoni b Patel 0 (25m 14b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

England 290/7   LE Plunkett 0 (14b)
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Series Results
India v England at Mumbai - Mar 18-22, 2006
England won by 212 runs
India v England at Mohali - Mar 9-13, 2006
India won by 9 wickets
India v England at Nagpur - Mar 1-5, 2006
Match drawn
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Mar 13, 2006

The two rival captains share a lighter moment at the end of the game, India v England, 2nd Test, Mohali, March 13, 2006

The two rival captains share a lighter moment at the end of the game

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Mar 13, 2006

Andrew Flintoff congratulates Rahul Dravid after the Mohali Test, India v England, 2nd Test, Mohali, March 13, 2006

Andrew Flintoff congratulates Rahul Dravid after the Mohali Test

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